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NYU Tandon Future Labs Member Alexapath Chosen for Prestigious International Venture Competition

Alexapath, a startup company that turns smartphones into medical diagnostic and imaging tools, is one of four companies selected from the United States — and the only one from the Northeastern region — to attend Falling Walls Venture in Berlin, Germany.

'Robo-Chemist' Optimises Reactions in One Day

Jamie Durrani for Chemistry World October 28th, 2016

Source: https://www.chemistryworld.com/news/robo-chemist-optimises-reactions-in-one-day/1017601.article

Researchers in the US have developed an automated flow reactor that can respond to the results of experiments and determine the optimum conditions for catalytic reactions within a single day. 

National Science Foundation Funds Methane Research With Potential for Greener Energy, Manufacturing

Assistant Professor of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering Ryan Hartman is trying to solve the difficult problem of controlling methane’s carbon-hydrogen bonds at moderate temperatures — a problem which, if solved, could lead to greener energy, improve the manufacture of commodities, chemicals, and pharmaceuticals, and perhaps even keep future intergalactic travelers healthy.

NYU Tandon Professor Accepts Leadership Posts in the Chemical Engineering World

Assistant Professor Ryan L. Hartman, who oversees the Flow Chemistry with Microsystems Laboratory at the NYU Tandon School of Engineering, has been elected to a five-year term as the programming chair of the American Institute of Chemical Engineers (AIChE) Catalysis and Reaction Engineering (CRE) division, the largest subgroup in the national organization.

Weiqi Chen Wins the Eirich Morawetz Prize

The Eirich Morawetz prize, funded from gifts received during the 1985 birthday celebrations of Professor Emeritus Herbert Morawetz and the late Professor Frederick Eirich is presented to the first-year graduate student with the highest academic record in the Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering.

Congratulations Weiqi!

Hu, et al. on Front Cover of Reaction Chemistry & Engineering

Congratulations to Dr. Chuntian Hu, et al. for publishing on the front cover of the first issue of Reaction Chemistry & Engineering!  Click on the image below to learn more.

Working in Tandem at Tandon

It’s not uncommon for writers and artists to seek residencies—programs that provide physical facilities, networking opportunities, and conditions conducive to creativity. In exchange, the institutions offering those residencies may get the right to exhibit any completed artwork, a ready source of guest lecturers, and the prestige of being affiliated with acknowledged talents in their fields.

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Professors Recognized for Promise

Ask students here what makes their school special, and you’ll hear time and time again that it’s the professors. The NYU Tandon School of Engineering offers a place where even undergraduates can work side by side with world-class professors whose mission is not only to conduct their own cutting-edge research, but to educate the next generation of technologists, scientists, and innovators.

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News about Our Newest Faculty Additions

The opportunity to engage in cutting-edge collaborative research, the lure of being in one of the nation’s fastest growing tech hubs, the chance to work with world-class colleagues . . . there’s a long list of reasons our new faculty members are excited to be joining us. We’re every bit as excited to have them here. Read more about our latest group of talented professors below.

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National Science Foundation Funds Methane Research With Potential For Greener Energy, Manufacturing

The National Science Foundation (NSF) has awarded its most prestigious honor for young researchers to a new NYU Polytechnic School of Engineering faculty member who is trying to solve the difficult problem of controlling methane’s carbon-hydrogen bonds at moderate temperatures—a problem which, if solved, could lead to greener energy, improve the manufacture of commodities, chemicals, and pharmaceuticals, and perhaps even keep future intergalactic travelers healthy.